Summer is a great time to don bright-colored dresses and enjoy freshly picked fruits from the farmer’s market. In June, peaches and cherries are often overflowing, while in July, strawberries and plums are perfect for making some dessert. In August, berries are ripe for making smoothies and alcoholic drinks. The arrival of these juicy treats can be celebrated by adding some fruit elements to your home this summer. In fact, Vogue reports that fruit prints are summer’s sweetest trend for both the home and fashion. Here, we’ve curated some of the best fruit prints and themes to spruce up your living spaces this exciting summer season.
Summer Home Trend: Watermelon Prints and Themes
1. MARTHA STEWART COLLECTION 2-Piece Oval Watermelon Cocottes
Perfect for summer lunches and other gatherings, this whimsical set of two oval watermelon cocottes from the Martha Stewart Collection offers a cheery watermelon motif. This is made of stoneware and is dishwasher safe for easy maintenance. Offer a serving of cuteness this summer with this juicy-themed treat. Shop at Macy’s.
2. MARTHA STEWART COLLECTION BBQ Figural Watermelon Salt & Pepper Shakers
Spice up your tablescape with one of the juiciest summer home trends, the watermelon! This salt and pepper shaker set from the Martha Stewart Collection features fun watermelon shapes and vibrant color. It is made of earthenware and must be hand washed. Great as a hostess or housewarming gift, too! Shop at Macy’s.
3. MARTHA STEWART COLLECTION BBQ Watermelon Chip & Dip Tray
Outdoor movie nights have never been this exciting with the Martha Stewart Collection BBQ watermelon chip and dip tray, which is great for placing on the dining or buffet table or for passing around. It’s convenient and fun to have with its vibrant style that is perfect for summer. This chip and dip tray is made of earthenware and is dishwasher and microwave safe. Shop at Macy’s.
4. WHIM BY MARTHA STEWART Macy’s Watermelon Figural Pillow
Over in your living room, let guests marvel at your summer theme with this watermelon figural pillow that offers a vibrant design. Measuring 18.5 x 18.5 inches, this easily huggable watermelon pillow is made of 100% polyester and is even machine washable for easy maintenance. Shop at Macy’s.
5. GLITZHOME Distressed Watermelon Birdhouse
A charming addition to your front or backyard this season, the Glitzhome Distressed Watermelon Birdhouse features a hand-crafted solid wood watermelon-shaped design that makes it unique in every way. It’s a creative, rustic, and charming addition to any backyard, patio or garden, while offering a safe and cozy home for your little feathered friends. Shop at Macy’s.
Summer Home Trend: Sunny Lemon Prints and Themes
1. THIRSTYSTONE Lemon Gelato Bowls, Set of 4
Feed those hungry tummies with these gelato bowls from Thirstystone, which are perfect for ice cream, cereal or salad. These stoneware bowls feature a whimsical and rustic assortment of lemon patterns that add a burst of fresh color to your tablescape this summer. Each bowl holds 14 oz and measures 5.25 x 2.25 inches. It’s also great for serving dips or condiments. Made of stoneware that is dishwasher and microwave safe. Shop at Macy’s.
2. MARTHA STEWART COLLECTION 3-Piece Citrus Kitchen Towel Set
Give your kitchen a warm, sunny update with this three-piece set of towels from Martha Stewart Collection, which features a cheery citrus motif that brightens up any cooking area. These kitchen towels are made of 100% cotton and are terry lined, making it dishwasher safe for easy maintenance and cleaning. Shop at Macy’s.
3. VILLEROY & BOCH French Garden Modern Lemons 12-Piece Dinnerware Set
Level up your meals this summer with this gorgeous 12-piece dinnerware set from Villeroy and Boch, which features a contemporary design with yellow lemons and delicate florals. This design is paired with scalloped edges and creamy white porcelain form the original French Garden. This delightful set includes a dinner plate, salad plate and all purpose bowl, all of which are dishwasher and microwave safe. Made in Germany. Shop at Macy’s.
4. THIRSTYSTONE Lemon Lazy Susan, 14-Inch
Perfect for summer gatherings, this lazy Susan from Thirstystone is decaled with a lovely lemon floral pattern that breathes new life to your tablescape this summer. Featuring a sturdy construction made of 0.62 inch wood top and stainless steel mechanism for a smooth, quiet turn, this lazy Susan has four foam feet to protect tabletops from scratches and is finished by hand from natural materials such as rubber wood, making every piece unique. Shop at Macy’s.
5. CERTIFIED INTERNATIONAL Citron 3-D Lemon Pitcher
Add a pop of color and cheer to your tablescape with this lemon pitcher from Certified International that features pretty watercolor lemons designed by Danhui Nai. This whimsical piece, which is part of a vibrant collection, has a capacity of 72 oz and is made of earthenware. Shop at Macy’s.
More Fruit-themed Home and Kitchen Essentials for Summer
1. Kate Spade Vintage Cherry Dot Toaster
Whether as a gift or to add to your cherry print collection, this charming vintage dot toaster from Kate Spade offers a refreshing take to your summer kitchen. Made from enamelware and stainless steel, this toaster offers durability and style in one go. It’s also part of a marvelous collection that’s great as gifts or to collect. Get this on Amazon.
2. Echoserein Peach Fruit Oven Mitts and Pot Holders Set of 4
Add a juicy touch to your baking and cooking essentials with this oven mitts and pot holders set that features a bright peach print. It’s made of high quality polyester and cotton that is heat-resistant and non-slip for safe use. It’s ideal for use during backyard barbecues or for in-kitchen cooking and baking. Get this on Amazon.
3. KAF Home Pantry Pineapple Kitchen Dish Towel Set of 4
Nothing says summer like some juicy pineapples! This charming set of four kitchen dish towels features one pineapple print towel and three yarn dye towels, each measuring 18 x 28 inches and has a convenient sewn-in loop for easy hanging. Makes for a cheery housewarming gift as well. Made in India. Get this on Amazon.
4. Bahaio Avocado Print Kitchen Sponge
Liven up your dishwashing routine with this cute sponge, which features a funky avocado print that’s perfect for summer. This wood pulp cotton sponge is made from natural plant fiber and will not leave scratches and marks on the surface of porcelain or stainless steel items. It’s also super absorbent and fast-drying. Get this on Amazon.
5. Tealp Apple Fruit Area Rug
MAde from polyester and acrylic, this hand-woven thread area rug is thick and soft to touch, eco-friendly, and hypoallergenic, so it’s safe to use around your family and pets. It features a vibrant color that doesn’t fade easily and a red and green apple motif that’s great for summer. Get this on Amazon.
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